Homebound Poetry Workshops

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“Homebound” is a six week poetry and spoken word workshop series. Join us to learn from Muslim women artists, build on your skills in writing, performance and editing, AND get published in our annual Homebound anthology. Our first workshop will be held on November 6, 2016 from 1-4PM and is open to those between the ages of 16-29. Register by emailing us at outburst@schliferclinic.com or by calling Hawa at 416-323-9149 ext 268

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Workshops are facilitated by Yusra Khogali

Yusra is a black feminist artist, educator and activist, completing her masters degree in Social Justice education at UofT OISE and is one of the co-founders of the Black Lives Matter Toronto movement.

2016 Workshops dates :

  • Sunday November 6, 2016
  • Sunday November 13, 2016
  • Sunday November 20, 2016
  • Sunday November 27, 2016
  • Sunday December 4, 2016
  • Sunday December 11, 2016

Not only do you get a FREE arts-based poetry workshop, you get to perform on stage as part of Volume! Sisters Make Noise.

HOMEBOUND is open to anyone between the ages of 16-29 who self-identifies as girl, woman, trans or nonbinary person that is Muslim through the spectrum of familial, spiritual, political, cultural, community or ancestral connections.

Participants have access to:
-TTC tokens
-Food at every session
-Opportunity to be published as well as perform
-Mentorship from established Muslim women poets & writers

Pre-registration is required please contact us to register at outburst@schliferclinic.com and we will send you a short registration form to complete.